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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 16, 2014 at 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' South, Longitude: 127° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.58 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 26' 23.5"978.71 miwest0° 09' 39.9"11.07 minorth979.05 mi
24 hours13° 09' 53.5"892.30 mieast4° 07' 42.8"283.74 minorth941.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuaiTue 3:58 AM310 km193 miles168 nmNorthwest NW
SameTue 3:58 AM316 km196 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauTue 3:58 AM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth N
DiliTue 3:58 AM363 km226 miles196 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangTue 2:58 AM403 km250 miles218 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinTue 4:28 AM431 km268 miles233 nmEast-southeast ESE
EndeTue 2:58 AM655 km407 miles354 nmWest-northwest WNW
AmbonTue 3:58 AM876 km544 miles473 nmNorth N
RabaTue 2:58 AM966 km600 miles522 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariTue 2:58 AM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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